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    CNN.com now issuing tornado warning alerts

    Just noticed at the top of CNN.com, they're listing tornado warnings for a couple counties in Mississippi. Not a bad idea, IMO.



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    Re: CNN.com now issuing tornado warning alerts

    I can see it going something like this, too...

    "Honey, those clouds look pretty ominous. We'd better check the weather. Which has more info...local radio or local TV?"

    "Neither. CNN.com has all of our local weather pinpointed."



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    Re: CNN.com now issuing tornado warning alerts

    I guess I don't see why not. It's not as if CNN doesn't have their own weather department. And if anyone remembers Jacqui Jeras, well, she was on WHO something like 10 years ago. Plus she's a JLMC grad from Iowa State. Instant credibility IMO.


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    Re: CNN.com now issuing tornado warning alerts

    It's fine as long as they don't interrupt my online viewing of My Name is Earl reruns.



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    Re: CNN.com now issuing tornado warning alerts

    Quote Originally Posted by Wx4Cy View Post
    It's fine as long as they don't interrupt my online viewing of My Name is Earl reruns.
    It's ALWAYS at the best part. Can't they wait for commericals? Nobody watches them anyway. I guess that would be an advantage of recording it. Just fast forward through the weather stuff.

    Sorry.



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    Re: CNN.com now issuing tornado warning alerts

    Quote Originally Posted by Wx4Cy View Post
    It's fine as long as they don't interrupt my online viewing of My Name is Earl reruns.
    I agree...

    Sitcoms > Human Lives



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    Re: CNN.com now issuing tornado warning alerts

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    I agree...

    Sitcoms > Human Lives
    I guess that all depends on the show.



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    Re: CNN.com now issuing tornado warning alerts

    Quote Originally Posted by SuperCy View Post
    It's ALWAYS at the best part. Can't they wait for commericals? Nobody watches them anyway. I guess that would be an advantage of recording it. Just fast forward through the weather stuff.

    Sorry.
    That cuts me...



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    Re: CNN.com now issuing tornado warning alerts

    Quote Originally Posted by Wx4Cy View Post
    That cuts me...
    But, was the first cut the deepest?



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    Re: CNN.com now issuing tornado warning alerts

    don't remember...i got over it pretty quickly:)



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    Re: CNN.com now issuing tornado warning alerts

    Quote Originally Posted by SuperCy View Post
    It's ALWAYS at the best part. Can't they wait for commericals? Nobody watches them anyway.
    Actually, they are doing that more and more down here. Unless a tornado or severe winds/hail are actually ravaging the immediate Metroplex, they run crawls and then use commerical time to give updates on the situation.


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    Re: CNN.com now issuing tornado warning alerts

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    I guess I don't see why not. It's not as if CNN doesn't have their own weather department. And if anyone remembers Jacqui Jeras, well, she was on WHO something like 10 years ago. Plus she's a JLMC grad from Iowa State. Instant credibility IMO.

    AND SHE'S HOT AS ****!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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    Re: CNN.com now issuing tornado warning alerts

    Quote Originally Posted by isufbcurt View Post
    AND SHE'S HOT AS ****!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    That too...



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    Re: CNN.com now issuing tornado warning alerts

    Quote Originally Posted by jbhtexas View Post
    Actually, they are doing that more and more down here. Unless a tornado or severe winds/hail are actually ravaging the immediate Metroplex, they run crawls and then use commerical time to give updates on the situation.
    The last time Atlanta had a tornado I saw more pictures of the CNN sign than I could count. All roads lead to CNN HQs.


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